administrative detention

Palestinian prisoners ready for mass hunger strike

Joe Catron
Gaza City
22 April 2014

All parties must step up efforts to release prisoners, says Palestinian jailed by Israel for 27 years.

Israel "punishing" hunger-striking prisoners, say rights groups

The United Nations estimates that 750,000 Palestinians have been detained by Israel since 1967.

Writer Ahmad Qatamesh freed after 2.5 years in administrative detention

The Palestinian writer and academic was released after years of arbitrary incarceration without trial.

Israel detains Palestinian leftist without trial

Patrick O. Strickland
Ramallah
18 November 2013

Even Israeli military court judge isn’t convinced that Ahmad Qatamesh should be behind bars.

Hunger striker denied right to call dying father

Patrick O. Strickland
Bethlehem
20 August 2013

Ayman Hamdan has been refusing food for more than 110 days.

Lawyer: Israeli soldiers "savagely beat" hunger striking Jordanian prisoner

Three Jordanian nationals are entering their one-hundredth day of hunger strike in Israeli prison.

Khader Adnan expresses solidarity with 30,000 hunger strikers in California prisons

“I announce my full solidarity with my 30,000 oppressed brothers in the American prisons,” former hunger striker Khader Adnan writes from Palestine.

Amnesty calls on Israel to release Palestinian academic jailed "to deter left-wing activists"

“Prisoner of conscience” Ahmad Qatamesh has been held for two years without charge or trial.

Israel “tried to banish me for 28 years,” says hunger striker Ayman Sharawna

Joe Catron
Gaza City
25 March 2013

During the last month of his protest, Sharawna’s captors only allowed him use the bathroom twice a day.

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